Bamboo flooring is sustainable because the plant can reach maturity within three to five years, compared to 30 to 50 years for a timber forest. Demand for green building materials in residential and commercial sectors is rising, driving costs down.

Bamboo flooring is sustainable because the plant can reach maturity within three to five years, compared to 30 to 50 years for a timber forest. Demand for green building materials in residential and commercial sectors is rising, driving costs down.

Demand among property owners and governments for sustainable and energy-efficient buildings are raising the profile of companies that turn unconventional ingredients into cutting-edge, eco-friendly construction materials...

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